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Auction Date
10/27/2016 - 10/27/2016
Page Size: 59 items in 3 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Giovanni Ottaviani

Three works from [Loggia di Rafaele nel Vaticano],

Rome 1772-1777Not AvailableUnknown
2After Charles le Brun

Four handcolored engravings drawn by Jean-Baptiste Mass from [La Grande Galerie de Versailles et les deux salons qui l'accompagnent]

Paris 1752Not AvailableUnknown
3After Johannes Kip

Two views of English estates and gardens; [Clower-Wall the seat of Francis Wyndham Esq.] and [Rendcomb the seat of Sr. John Guise Bart.]

Not AvailableUnknown
4Gaspard Dughet

Four hand-colored engravings from [Collection of engravings after paintings by Gaspard Poussin, Lorrain, Rosa, Lauro, Courtois, and Rembrandt]

London: 1741-1742Not AvailableUnknown
5Firmin Didot

Nine lithographs, Roman Antiquities,

Paris 1894Not AvailableUnknown
6Pietro Santi Bartoli

Seven engravings from [Colonna Traiana eretta dal senato, e popolo romano all'imperatore Traiano Augusto nel suo foro in Roma.],

Rome circa 1763Not AvailableUnknown
7Pietro Santi Bartoli

Twenty-eight engravings from [Colonna Traiana eretta dal senato, e popolo romano all'imperatore Traiano Augusto nel suo foro in Roma.],

Rome circa 1763Not AvailableUnknown
8Domenico de Rossi

31 engravings and etchings of statues, with frontispiece and text sheets from [Raccolta di Statue Antiche e Moderne ..]

Rome1704Not AvailableUnknown
9Bernard Picart

[De 2. Broeders Jan en Cornelis de Wit in den Hage vermoored en daar na aan de galg by de beenen opgehangen & c. den 20 Augusti 1672],

1728Not AvailableUnknown
10Nicolaes Lauwers

The Triumph of Catholic Faith (The Triumph of the Eucharist),

circa 1647-1652Not AvailableUnknown
11Schelte Adams Bolswert

[Nobilissimo Amplissimo que Domino D. IONNI PHILIPPO HAPPART Urbis Antwerpiae Senatori D. D. C. Q.] (Hollstein 322),

circa 1638Not AvailableUnknown
12Boetius Adams Bolswert


1631Not AvailableUnknown
13Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione

The Raising of Lazarus (B. 6), II/IV,

circa 1648Not AvailableUnknown
14Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo

The Baptism of Christ (R. 109), III/III,

circa 1756Not AvailableUnknown
15Pietro Santi Bartoli

Roman Wedding Ceremony, [In geniali thalamo referentis ad Arcum Gallieni Visitur in Aldobrandinis Pamphilianis artis exemplar, et miraculum…] plate 61 from [Admiranda Romanarum Antiquitatum],

1693Not AvailableUnknown
16After Thomas Chippendale

Three plates from [The Gentleman and Cabinet-Maker's Director..],

London 1760-1762Not AvailableUnknown
17Henry Alken

Three sport fishing hand-colored lithographs: [Fishing in a Punt], [Pike Fishing], [Salmon Fishing],

London 1820Not AvailableUnknown
18After Rembrandt

Two etchings after works by Rembrandt,

20th centuryNot AvailableUnknown
19Jacques Grasset de Saint Sauveur

Two Gladiator subjects: [Course du Cirque] and [Buccinator]

Paris1794Not AvailableUnknown
20After Francis Wheatley

Five hand-colored stipple engravings from [The Cries of London], [Do you want and Matches], [Sweet China Oranges…], [Turnips & Carrots ho], [Fresh Gathered Peas, Young Hastings], [Two bunches a penny primroses..]

1812, 1794, 1797, 1795Not AvailableUnknown
21Four European Prints

Genre scenes: [Preparing for Market], [The Japanese Ferry], [La Partie de Wisch]

Not AvailableUnknown
22Five Scenic Prints

[Hong Kong], [Port De Singapour], [Kingstown Co. Dublin], [Boulogne], street scene,

Not AvailableUnknown
23Charles J. Richardson

Nine framed and remnant group of lithographs from [Fragments and Details of Architecture, Decoration and Furniture of the Elizabethan Period: Ninety-two Plates Selected from "studies from Old English Mansions].

New York1848Not AvailableUnknown
24Agost Bayer

Three architectural views, signed lower right "Bayer Agost"

Not AvailableUnknown
25Jean François de Neufforge

Two copper engravings of architectural elevations and floorplans from [Recueil Élémentaire D'Architecture qui Représente Divers Exemples d'Églises et Chapelles; des Grands Bâtiments depuis 12 Toises de face jusqu'à 120 plusieurs Décorations d'Apartements

Paris1767Not AvailableUnknown
  • <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Charles Darwin on sexuality and the transmission of hereditary characteristics: Autograph Letter Signed to Lawson Tait. Down, 17 January [1877].
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> MILTON, JOHN. <i>Paradise Lost. A Poem written in ten books.</i> London: 1667. A very rare example with the contemporary binding untouched and with a 1667 title page.
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Hamilton secures the ratification of the Constitution: <i>The Debates and Proceedings of the Convention of the State of New-York, assembled at Poughkeespsie, on the 17th June, 1788.</i>
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> The social contract “Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains”: ROUSSEAU, JEAN-JACQUES. <i>Principes du Droit Politique [Du Contract Social]</i>. Amsterdam: Michel Rey, 1762
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> “The first English textbook on geometrical land-measurement and surveying”: BENESE, RICHARD. <i>This Boke Sheweth the Maner of Measurynge All Maner of Lande…</i>
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:<br>Early Printed, Medical, Scientific & Travel Books</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:</b> Caius Julius Hyginus, <i>Poeticon Astronomicon,</i> first illustrated edition, Venice, 1482. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:</b> Giovanni Botero, <i>Le Relationi Universali... divise in Sette Parti</i>, Venice, 1618. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:</b> <i>L'Escole des Filles</i>, likely third edition of the first work of pornographic fiction in French, 1676. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:<br>Early Printed, Medical, Scientific & Travel Books</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:</b> Illuminated Book of Hours in Latin on vellum, Flanders, early 16th century. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:</b> Johannes Regiomontanus, <i>Calendarium,</i> Venice, 1485. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:</b> Pedro de Medina, <i>Libro d[e] gra[n]dezas y cosas memorables de España,</i> Alcalá de Henares, 1566. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:<br>Early Printed, Medical, Scientific & Travel Books</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:</b><br>Luis de Lucena, <i>Arte de Ajedres,</i> Salamanca, circa 1496-97. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:</b> Andrés Serrano, <i>Los Siete Principes de los Ángeles, válidos de Rey del Cielo,</i> Spain, 1707. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:</b> Johannes de Sacrobosco, <i>Sphaera mundi,</i> first illustrated edition, Venice, 1478. $15,000 to $20,000.
  • <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> A Rare 3-rotor German Enigma I Enciphering Machine. $70,000 to $90,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> Important collection of correspondence between Werner Heisenberg and Bruno Rossi. $40,000 to $60,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> Walt Whitman Autograph manuscript containing his thoughts on death. $20,000 to $30,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> David Roberts. <i>Holy Land</i>. Six volumes. 1842-1849. First edition. $15,000 to $25,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> Extensive collection of Ray Bradbury's primary works, most signed or inscribed. $15,000 to $20,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> Peter Force. Declaration of Independence. $12,000 to $18,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> Steinbeck. <i>Grapes of Wrath</i>. A fine copy of the first edition. $10,000 to $15,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> Lewis & Clark. <i>Travels to the Source of the Missouri River</i>... First English edition, extra-illustrated. 1814. $10,000 to 15,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> Manuscript document signed by Nuno de Guzman relating to Hernan Cortes, 1528. $8,000 to $12,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> “Nos los inquisidores..." The first book in English printed West of the Mississippi. [1787]. $5,000 to $8,000.
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